It was only when Saira & Salim revisited that the walls crumbled, ached and longed. Seventeen years ago, 2002 communal riots in India took an ugly shape and a family was forced to abandon their burning house. The event meant to be buried under the debris unfolds when they share memories and conversations from a place they once called ‘home’.


  • Eshwarya Grover: Director
  • Eshwarya Grover: Writer
  • National Institute of Design: Producer
  • Prahlad Gopakumar: Project Guide
  • Eshwarya Grover: Camera
  • Kunika Kharat: Sound & Production


  • Project Type: Documentary
  • Runtime: 13 minutes 40 seconds
  • Completion Date: October 1, 2018
  • Country of Origin: India
  • Country of Filming: India
  • Language: Hindi
  • Aspect Ratio: 4:3
  • Film Color: Color
  • First-time Filmmaker: Yes
  • Student Project: Yes

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